Tuesday, 11 January 2011

The new bluegrass year in southern Germany

Michael Zumstein reports the following bluegrass events in southern Germany during the early part of 2011:

Feb. 4 Blue Side of Town, Rathauscafe, D-79588 Efringen
Mar. 20 Blue Side of Town, Kunstpalais, D-79410 Badenweiler
Mar. 26 Blue Side of Town, Rufetto, D-79098 Freiburg
May 6 Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike (USA), Wodan-Halle, D-79098 Freiburg
May 13-14 Bühl Bluegrass Festival, D-77815 Bühl; with Doyle Lawson, Valerie Smith, Redgrass, Special Consensus...

Full tour details for Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike are on the Music Contact website. Other US artists touring in this period include songwriter Kim Carson (with band), Suzette Lawrence from Nashville, and Robbin Thompson. Thompson and his band will be playing on 13 May in the Wodan Halle, Freiburg.